short films (branded content and indie films)

Oh My Gourd: A Stop Motion Pumpkin Carving Experiment

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Sean Ohlenkamp and Rob Popkin together have carved and photographed dozens and dozens and dozens of pumpkins to make this little piece of Halloween stop-motion animation, “Oh My Gourd.” (more…)

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Celia Rowlson-Hall Directs Miu Miu Women’s Tales #14

Way back in 2011, we blogged about the fact that Fashion brand Miu Miu had begun to enlist female directors to shoot a series of short films entitled The Women’s Tales and introduced you to the first film of the series, The Powder Room shot by Zoe Cassavetes. (more…)

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Raiders Of The Lost Darth. Another Movie Mashup from Fabrice Mathieu.

Raiders Of The Lost Darth Movie Mashup

French director/screenwriter/operator/editor Fabrice Mathieu is at it again, like his Darth by Darthwest trailer, he has taken two popular films and digitally composed them to appear as one seamless trailer with his newest movie mashup, Raiders Of The Lost Darth. (more…)

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This Animated Short, In a Heartbeat, Opens Eyes and Minds.

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A closeted middle school boy’s heart cannot deny what it wants. And what it wants is the most popular boy in school. See how two recent graduates turned this tale into an animated triumph for their Senior Thesis that is sweeping the internet. (more…)

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Michel Gondry’s Détour and His Six iPhone Tutorials

Michel Gondry iPhone Tutorials

Détour is a new short film by Michel Gondry that was shot entirely on the iPhone 7 Plus. The short follows the adventures of a small tricycle as it sets off along the French roads in search of its young owner and is accompanied by six iPhone tutorials that give us shooting tips. (more…)

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This Rome Timelapse Tour Will Urge You To Update Your Passport.

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At this moment, I have a good friend who’s traveling in Rome. His shared photos on social media have been giving me the urge to get on a plane. Then he posted this. A cleverly-edited timelapse and hyperlapse video from Ukrainian photographer Kirill Neiezhmakov that takes you on an incredible walking tour through beautiful, historical and quirky Rome in less than three minutes. Now I really want to go. (more…)

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